Organic matter

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  • Steviol


    2 September 2013

    Sculpting a molecule from a larger whole is an unusual but effective strategy, says Paul Docherty

  • Opinion

    Melotenine A

    30 July 2013

    Paul Docherty extols the virtues of chiral heteroatoms

  • Opinion


    27 June 2013

    A complex terpene gives Paul Docherty a headache

  • Opinion


    29 May 2013

    Labelling a molecule 'inaccessible to synthesis' is a red rag to a bull, says Paul Docherty

  • Opinion

    Kingianin A

    1 May 2013

    Paul Docherty faces his fears of frontier molecular orbital theory

  • Opinion


    22 March 2013

    Polycyclic acutumine ties Paul Docherty up in knots

  • Opinion

    Lyconadin A

    28 February 2013

    Paul Docherty tackles a serious repeat offender

  • Opinion


    24 January 2013

    A flexible natural product synthesis is the key to later drug development

  • Opinion

    Flueggine A

    2 January 2013

    Some exotic heterocyclic chemistry catches Paul Docherty's eye

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    Pentalenolactone A methyl ester

    27 November 2012

    Paul Docherty revises a reaction he never could quite remember